A man was fatally shot early Wednesday in a home just west of uptown Charlotte.
Police found the victim about 3:20 a.m. in a home in the 600 block of Grandin Road, in Wesley Heights. Medic pronounced the man dead at the scene.
The victim’s mother said he was Javaris Roberts, 31, a veteran who fought in Iraq, according to WBTV, the Observer’s news partner.
CMPD homicide detectives were canvassing the area for witnesses.
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Police have not said whether they have a suspect, but encouraged anyone with information about the shooting to call 704-432-TIPS (8477) and speak with a homicide detective. Or call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.